27.01.16

Noteworthy

G Adventures CEO Bruce Poon Tip Selected For CBC Canada Reads’ Celebrity Panel



CBC Radio One’s daily arts, culture and entertainment program, q has selected adventure travel pioneer and founder of G Adventures Bruce Poon Tip as one of its celebrity panellists to defend Birdie by Tracey Lindberg for Canada Reads 2016.

Panellists will determine Canada’s must-read title for 2016 during 4 live CANADA READS debates Each day of the competition, one book will be eliminated by the panellists, until the winner is chosen as the must-read book for Canadians in 2016. 

Other panellists and the other books for Canada Reads 2016 are:

      Adam “Edge” Copeland defends Minister Without Portfolio by Michael Winter

      Farah Mohamed defends Bone and Bread by Saleema Nawaz

      Clara Hughes defends The Illegal by Lawrence Hill

      Vinay Virmani defends The Hero’s Walk by Anita Rau Badami







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